My criticism hasnít necessarily been informed by the critics Iíve read. The conversations Iíve had with friends and fellow musicians have shaped my thinking more than the work of any critic.
The history of pop is a progression of underground styles going mainstream, so thereís nothing unusual about the White Stripes or Franz Ferdinand selling records.
Ui broke up some time in the last few years, though it's hard to tell when. I haven't written about my own band, but I did do a column for the NY Post on a Stereolab show we had opened for, but I didn't mention the band.
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